John Boyega, Will Poulter, and 'Detroit'

John Boyega and Will Poulter Talk Working With Kathryn Bigelow on 'Detroit'

John Boyega, Will Poulter, and more of the “Detroit” cast talked working with director Kathryn Bigelow at the Variety Screening Series presented by FilmStruck.

“The opportunity to be a part of something that made such an astute — and unfortunately accurate — comment on the times that we find ourselves in, it was exciting to be a part of that,” Poulter said.

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